Aunt Lynn's Green Bean Casserole

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by Smilynn

I tested this on my family last Thanksgiving. They have requested it this year too. I got the base recipe from another website but added and deleted some of the ingredients to my taste. I like it because it's a bit different from the traditional casserole.

Top Review by mrwillard

excellent..we were tiring of the tradional recipe....this was very good

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees (175 degrees C).
  2. Melt 2 T butter in large skillet over medium heat.
  3. Stir in flour until smooth and cook for one minute.
  4. Stir in salt, sugar, onion, water chestnuts, pecans, mushrooms and sour cream.
  5. Add green beans and stir until coated.
  6. Transfer mixture to a 2 1/2 quart casserole dish.
  7. Spread cheese over top.
  8. In a small bowl toss taste toppers and butter and sprinkle over the cheese.
  9. Bake for 30 minutes or until top is golden brown and cheese is bubbly.

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